Police investigating Vermont sheriff’s captain for alleged assault on detainee
Published: Aug. 10, 2022 at 6:35 PM EDT
A captain with the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office in Vermont is under investigation for allegations of officer misconduct. Capt. John Grismore, who is currently running for election to be the next Franklin County sheriff, has been placed on administrative leave while the investigation is underway.
A spike in violence has prompted the creation of a new task force that will try to end gunfire in the Burlington area. We speak with US Attorney for Vermont, guest Nikolas Kerest, says the task force will improve evidence gathering. He spoke with WCAX about that and what else the task force will do.